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Congo red

Reviewer: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 16 October 2013, last major update June 2005
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PubMed Search: Congo red[title]


Micro images

Medullary carcinoma of thyroid gland-staining lower right

Amyloid in adrenal gland

Primary localized laryngeal amyloidosis (polarized light-fig F)

Amyloid tumor of breast - fig 1: coarse calcifications of right breast; 2: H&E; 3: Congo red staining; 4: Congo red under polarized light

Cardiac amyloidosis under polarized light

End of Stains > Congo red

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